Shadow IT stories
Australian & NZ workers fear businesses are ill-equipped for cyber threats
Nearly half of Australian and New Zealand workers do not feel ready to combat cyberattack threats, with 43% fearing becoming scam or phishing victims at work, ELMO Software research reveals.
Qualys expands CyberSecurity Asset Management with real-time identification
Qualys bolsters its CyberSecurity Asset Management with real-time identification of untrusted devices, providing complete internal attack surface coverage and reinforcing its status as an industry leader.
Shadow IT threatens corporate cybersecurity, new study reveals
The rise in remote working has increased shadow IT usage among employees, leading to 11% of all cyber incidents, according to Kaspersky.
Zscaler launches Business Insights for improved SaaS optimisation
Zscaler unveils Business Insights for SaaS usage and office utilisation, targeting cost reduction, enhanced productivity, and increased security.
Harmonic Security launches to help organisations use generative AI
Security leaders are struggling to get their arms around the problem of unsafe use and lack visibility into what AI services their employees are using.
Australian businesses keen on passwordless technology's future
Almost all Australian IT leaders anticipate a shift to passwordless technology, expecting passwords to be limited to under 25% of logins.
Enterprises must adapt to Shadow AI to avoid data breaches
Insider data breaches are set to rise due to poor data controls and the use of generative AI tools, warns Imperva.
How can CISOs avoid burnout in the face of ransomware?
The mass shift to remote and hybrid forms of working over the past couple of years has expanded the attack surface of organisations.
Securing shadow IT – May the force be with you!
Shadow IT is increasing in organizations, making their cyber attack surfaces bigger than they realize. Here's how to bring it under control.
New study reveals 51% of employees using unauthorised apps
The research shows that 92% of employees and managers in large enterprises want full control over applications, but they don't have it.
50% of employees use unauthorised file services for work
KnowBe4 has released a new report showing half of the employees at shadow IT companies use unauthorised file services to complete their work.
Attack surface security vendor launches channel programme
CyCognito enables users to identify externally-exposed systems and digital assets that are either unknown, uncontrolled or abandoned.
A10 Networks launches proxy for secure access and visibility into SaaS apps
A10 Networks unveils CAP solution for secure, optimised SaaS access in branch offices.
Five major risks of letting shadow IT go unchecked
A department creating its own bespoke IT solution may sound like a good idea, but are the risks really worth it?.
5G could lead to shadow IoT if security is ignored
While 5G promises to shake up the world of mobile apps, communications, and IoT, 5G’s potential for scalability may end up taking a darker turn.
SonicWall focuses on the mid-market with latest product announcements
SonicWall bolsters cloud security for mid-tier firms against rising cyber threats.
Study: Even the Australian C-Suite flouts cybersecurity policies
Employees in some of Australia’s largest organisations are flouting cybersecurity policies and it’s not just junior employees who are guilty.
Contractors, unstructured data amongst major security concerns, says SailPoint
SailPoint's Market Pulse Survey highlights contractors and unstructured data as major security risks for enterprises.
Shadow IT: Why danger lurks in dark spaces
The presence of unknown cloud services makes it difficult for security teams to identify and manage the organisations total attack surface.
Are you sick of shadow IT's ever-looming digital danger?
There is a worrying trend for businesses to look at shadow IT as great examples of becoming digital. But in truth it is the exact opposite.
Taking advantage of shadow IT to achieve digital transformation
British firms urged to harness shadow IT, a covert digital revolution, to drive successful business transformation.
Shadow data could cost organisations millions
The threat of shadow data in the enterprise is on the rise as cloud app usage surges, opening organisations to $1.9 million in potential losses.
Managed services are changing: Are you ready?
Managed service providers need to provide more than just cost savings and productivity, as organisations demand new value and new measurements.
CIOs fighting back against shadow IT
A new report says CIOs are increasingly being left out of the IT purchasing loop - but they're fighting back, becoming internal service providers.